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COVID-19 - (City of Bastrop, Texas) Over the last several weeks, local officials have been in constant communication regarding the continued spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) around the country and now throughout parts of Texas. As more information becomes available and the local impact changes, the City of Bastrop along with local community leaders remain dedicated to safeguarding the public and limiting impact to our community.
Check here for current Bastrop County statistics
QUESTIONS? Bastrop County COVID-19 Hotline- Information regarding COVID-19 for Bastrop County citizens. Call 512-303-4300. Open Monday through Friday 8 AM - 5 PM.
If you have symptoms or medical questions, please call the Ascension COVID-19 Medical Hotline at 1-833-978-0649.
If you have symptoms that place you in the medium to high risk category they will try to return your call within the hour.
If you are a low risk caller they will return your call within 24 hours.
OPEN TEXAS >> As established by Governor Greg Abbott on April 17, 2020, by Executive Order GA-17:
Under the direction of Governor Abbott, with the advice of the Lieutenant Governor, Speaker of the
House, Attorney General, and Texas Comptroller:
The Governor’s Strike Force to Open Texas will safely and strategically
restart and revitalize all aspects of the Lone Star State—work, school,
entertainment, and culture.
Visit all OPEN TEXAS information here: https://gov.texas.gov/organization/opentexas
City Officials are staying in touch with our local health authority as well as State and Federal Health Agencies regarding the COVID_19 virus. In doing so, the City has made the difficult decision to close our buildings to the public in an effort to ensure we can continue to offer essential services to our citizens.
The building will be closed to the public.
There will be no change in services provided to citizens.
We accept communication via fax 512-321-2623, email firstname.lastname@example.org. or USPS at 1209 Linden Street, Bastrop, Texas 78602.
Although the City Hall lobby is closed, the City remains open for conducting essential City business. Staff will be available in all departments to answer questions via email or phone calls. For questions pertaining to essential City business, please call 512-332-8800.
Bastrop Convention Center and Exhibit Center will be closed until further notice.
Rentals will be available via phone. Please contact Kathy Danielson, Director
For additional information regarding scheduled upcoming events please contact
Kathy Danielson, Director
The Library will be closed.
Major cancellations resulting form this are:
Please note that the Library will continue to offer the following services during this time:
Jury Trial for April 2nd is cancelled
Please note that Municipal Court will continue to accept payments through the following means:
We accept communication via fax 512-332-8659, email email@example.com or USPS at 104 Grady Tuck Lane Bastrop, Texas 78602.
Planning & Permitting counter will be closed.
Development or permitting questions will be accepted via email or phone during regular business hours (M-F, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.).
Trade permits will be accepted via email and over the phone during regular business hours.
All application submittals (planning & permitting) will only be accepted on Mondays in the City Hall Lobby.
We accept communication via fax 512-332-8819, email firstname.lastname@example.org or USPS at 1311 Chestnut Street Bastrop, Texas 78602.
Lobby is closed.
All regular field services (Parks & Street Maintenance, work orders, etc.) will still be provided for citizens.
We will be able to help customers over the phone or email. Customers can contact Heather at 512-332-8920 or email at email@example.com (for street maintenance) or Victoria at firstname.lastname@example.org (for Parks Rentals) . We also accept communication via fax 512-321-1313 USPS at 1209 Linden Street, Bastrop, Texas 78602..
The Police Department lobby will be closed.
The public will be directed to call 512-332-8600 to speak with an Officer or our Records Department.
Services provided via phone:
IF YOU HAVE AN EMERGENCY PLEASE DIAL 911.
We accept communication via fax 512-332-8629, or USPS at 104 Grady Tuck Lane, Bastrop, Texas 78602.
We also encourage our customers to make payments using the following options:
By Phone: (512) 332-8868 or (512) 332-8830
New Account Activation: Please follow THIS LINK for information needed to activate new accounts.
We will be able to help customers over the phone or email. Customers can contact Kimberly at 512-332-8960 or email at Khanly@cityofbastrop.org or if unable to reach Kimberly contact Cody Reynolds at 512-848-6067 or email email@example.com
1-11-2021 - COVID-19 Restrictions Imposed On Some Bastrop County Businesses
1-10-2021 - DSHS Letter to Bastrop County Judge GA-32 50 Percent Occupancy in Businesses
7-3-2020 - Bastrop County COVID-19 Testing Site added to Austin Public Health's online portal
6-30-2020 - Emergency Order of the Mayor # 2020-7
6-26-2020 - COVID-19 Update with Mayor Connie Schroeder
5-8-2020 - COVID-19 Update with Mayor Connie Schroeder
5-1-2020 - COVID-19 Update with Mayor Connie Schroeder
4-28-2020 - Emergency Order of the Mayor # 2020-3.A.
Emergency Order of the Mayor # 2020-6
4-24-2020 - COVID-19 Update with Mayor Connie Schroeder
4-22-2020 - Bastrop County Health Authority and Bastrop County Office of Emergency Management to conduct random Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) testing in Bastrop County (Spanish Version Here)
4-16-2020 - COVID-19 Update with Mayor Connie Schroeder
4-9-2020 - COVID-19 Update with Mayor Connie Schroeder
4-6-2020 - JOINT STATEMENT FROM BASTROP COUNTY LOCAL GOVERNMENTS (Spanish version here)
3-31-2020 - Governor Abbott Executive Order GA-14
3-30-2020 - JOINT STATEMENT OF BASTROP COUNTY LOCAL GOVERNMENTS - Stay Home and Stay Safe
- Bastrop County COVID-19 Order #1
3-28-2020 - 3rd Presumptive Case in Bastrop County (Spanish version here)
3-27-2020 - COVID_19 Update from Mayor Connie Schroeder
3-26-2020 - Emergency Order of the Mayor # 2020-5
3-25-2020 - 2nd Presumptive Positive Case in Bastrop County (Spanish version here)
3-24-2020 - Emergency Order of the Mayor # 2020-4
3-24-2020 - Emergency Order of the Mayor # 2020-3
3-24-2020 - Joint Statement of Bastrop County Local Government (Spanish version here)
3-21-2020 - Information of a Presumptive Positive Case of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Bastrop County (Spanish version here)
3-20-2020 - Joint Statement of Bastrop County Local Governments (Spanish version here)
3-19-2020 - Joint Statement of Bastrop County Local Governments/Executive Order
3-18-2020 - Joint Statement of Bastrop County Local Governments
3-17-2020 - Bastrop COVID-19 Hotline Open 8 AM - 8 PM, 7 days a week
3-16-2020 - COVID-19 Letter from Acting City Manager Trey Job
3-16-2020 - Declaration of Local State of Disaster
3-16-2020 - COVID-19 Press Conference
3-13-2020 - Message from Bastrop Mayor Connie Schroeder
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (cdc.gov)
Department of State Health Services (dshs.texas.gov)
“The Mission of the City of Bastrop is to continuously strive to provide innovative and proactive services that enhance our authentic way of life to achieve our vision.”
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